53points

Epson EH-TW5200

60points

Sony VPL-HW50ES

Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
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19 facts in comparison

Epson EH-TW5200 vs Sony VPL-HW50ES

Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES

Why is Epson EH-TW5200 better than Sony VPL-HW50ES?

  • 300cd/m² brighter light output
    ?

    2000cd/m²vs1700cd/m²
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • Has a VGA connector
    ?
  • 216.9mm thinner
    ?

    247mmvs463.9mm
  • 6.1kg lighter
    ?

    2.8kgvs8900g
  • 74.2mm shorter
    ?

    105mmvs179.2mm
  • 110.4mm narrower
    ?

    297mmvs407.4mm
  • 13W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    287W vs300W

Why is Sony VPL-HW50ES better than Epson EH-TW5200?

  • Has motorized zoom
    ?
  • 8dB less audible noise
    ?

    21dBvs29dB
  • Has lens shift
    ?
  • Supports digital input
    ?

Price comparison

General info

1.audible noise

29dB

21dB

Audible noise is the noise that a device produces while in operation. Reduced audible noise improves quality.
2.thickness

247mm

463.9mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.weight

2.8kg

8.9kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.height

105mm

179.2mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.width

297mm

407.4mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.operating power consumption

287W

300W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Projection quality

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.ANSI lumens

2000cd/m²

1700cd/m²

The light projected by the device is brighter, i.e. it has a higher ANSI lumens measurement.
3.has motorized zoom
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
Motorized or power zoom lenses allow the user to remotely press a switch, for example on a remote control, causing the projector to automatically zoom in or out and correct the size of the image.
4.displays 3D
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
The device can display 3D images without the need for wearing special glasses. The display's special construction allows viewers to get a sense of an image's depth by tailoring its position to fit the user's perspective.
5.displays 3D with glasses
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
The screen can be used to view 3D images with special glasses. The advantage of these screens is that they provide wider viewing angles compared to devices that don't require 3D-compatible gear.
6.has lens shift
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
The lens shift feature on a device allows the optical lens to be physically shifted up and down (vertical) or left and right (horizontal).

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports

2

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
2.has a VGA connector
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.
3.has an HDMI output
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Features

1.Has a remote control
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Miscellaneous

1.supports digital input
Epson EH-TW5200
Sony VPL-HW50ES
Digital inputs carry a binary digital signal, instead of an analog signal. Digital input improves the quality of the projection.

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